How protect several sheets from modification in Excel 2010

Hi,

there was an option in Excel 2003/Word 2003 to protect the file from modification with a password. On excel 2010, this options seems to be replaced by protect this sheet with password. The problem is, when we do have 50 sheets, I can't go through 50 and put that security on. Is it any way to set it up quickly? I mean by that removing and putting it back quicky? even through a macro?

Regards,
David
David_PazosAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE)Microsoft MVP ExcelCommented:
Hello,

In Excel 2010 you can click File > Save As > Tools button > General Options > Password to modify

With this password you can protect the whole workbook from being changed unless the user supplies the password. It is still possible to use the "Save As" command to create a copy of the workbook, though.

cheers, teylyn
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
David_PazosAuthor Commented:
that's it!!! many thanks!
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft Office

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.